Australia’s Telstra blames year’s seventh internet outage on faulty device

Businesses in one of Australia's biggest states suffered an internet outage for more than six hours, thanks to a faulty network device, the country's No. 1 telecoms company, Telstra Corp Ltd, said on Friday. The outage, Telstra's seventh this year, will pile pressure on the former state monopoly, beset by smaller rivals that are consolidating in a bid to chip away at its lengthy market dominance. The same day, Telstra announced plans to spend A$250 million ($187 million) to upgrade its mobile network.

Original story here.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply